| Dec 26, 2010
| 5:41 PM
It's a sigh of relief for the family of murder victim Pietro "Peter" Puma. Puma was killed 22 years ago when he was 19 years old. He was delivering money from his job to the bank.
Puma's friend, Matthew Makowski, was later convicted of arranging the...
| May 2, 2011
| 9:00 PM
After spending nearly 28 years behind bars for the 1983 rape & murder of a 17 year-old Battle Creek girl, Thomas Cress is a free man. Tuesday he talked with FOX 17's Hailey Frances.
"There were some times I thought I was gonna die," Cress said.
| Jan 1, 2011
| 7:43 AM
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A former computer company executive who was a relative unknown less than two years ago is set to become Michigan's next governor.
Rick Snyder is scheduled to take the oath of office and become the state's 48th governor at...
| Jan 1, 2011
Former computer executive Rick Snyder has become Michigan's 48th governor, taking charge of a state starving for a turnaround after years of economic distress.
Shortly after noon Saturday, Snyder took the oath of office from Marilyn Kelly, chief...
| Jan 2, 2011
| 2:49 AM
Can new Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder succeed in turning around Michigan’s floundering economy by, as he calls it, reinventing the state? Only time will tell, but a couple of state lawmakers from Berrien County seem to think he’s capable of the...
| Jan 3, 2011
| 9:49 AM
LANSING (AP) — Gov. Rick Snyder says he still hasn't decided how much he'll take in salary as Michigan's new governor.
The independently wealthy Republican said Monday it will be less than the official rate of $159,300 set in 2009 after the...
| Jan 3, 2011
| 1:52 PM
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Maj. Gen. Gregory J. Vadnais has been named the new military and veterans affairs director under Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder.
According to the department's website, Vadnais was sworn in Saturday as adjutant general of the...
| Jan 5, 2011
| 11:48 AM
LANSING (AP) — Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder will deliver his first annual State of the State address on Jan. 19, the earliest date in more than a decade, his communications director told The Associated Press on Wednesday.
Snyder will give the address...
| Jan 10, 2011
| 10:50 AM
LANSING — Gov. Rick Snyder on Monday named Appeals Court Judge Brian Zahra to the Michigan Supreme Court, maintaining Republican's one-vote advantage and putting his mark on the seven-member court just 10 days after taking office.
| Jan 11, 2011
| 6:27 AM
With Michigan lawmakers officially set to go to work this week in Lansing, the Little Traverse Association of Home Builders delivered a simple message to three new area legislators, "Bring jobs home."
Hosting a meet-and-greet breakfast Monday morning...
| Jan 22, 2011
| 6:21 AM
WESTLAND, Mich. (AP) — Gov. Rick Snyder's plan to put the state's item-pricing law on the shelf is being met with concern by unions, open arms by retailers and mixed reviews from shoppers.
The Republican told lawmakers during his first State of...